Innovation Committee

Purpose

To identify emerging technologies and / or processes that positively impact healthcare by improving the care experience, individual and population health, and reducing costs.

Committee Members

Rasu Shrestha

Rasu Shrestha, MD, MBA
Chief Innovation Officer / Executive Vice President
UPMC & UPMC Enterprises

Chair

 
Dave Bo Bove

Dave “Bo” Bove, MBA
Business Development Project Manager
Umpqua Health Alliance

 
Chris Deiner-Karr

Chris Deiner-Karr
Principle
The BASIC Group

 
Steve Friedman, FHIMSS

Steve Friedman, FHIMSS
PPrincipal & Owner
Tredici Consulting

 
Scott Gaines, CPHIMS

Scott Gaines, CPHIMS
SVP & General Manager, Provider Solutions
CoverMyMeds

 
LTC Peter Huynh, CHCIO, PMP

LTC Peter Huynh, CHCIO, CPHIMS, PMP
Chief Information Officer
Brooke Army Medical Center

 
Santosh Mohan, MMCi, FHIMSS

Santosh Mohan, MMCi, FHIMSS
Head, More Disruption Please Labs
athenahealth

 
Paul Murphy

Paul Murphy
Principal, Strategic IT
ECG Management Consultants

 
Ryne Natzke

Ryne Natzke
Sr. Manager, Strategic Healthcare Partnerships
TrustCommerce 

 
Anna Pannier, FACHE, MBA

Anna Pannier, FACHE, MBA
Senior Director
Ascension Technologies

 
Amul Patel

Amul Patel
Director, Product Integration & Delivery, Health Innovation
Blue Shield of California

 
. Jeanette Polaschek, RN, SHIMSS

Jeanette Polaschek, RN, SHIMSS
Director, Clinical Engagment
Orion Health

 
Jay Srini, MS, MSBA, FHIMSS

Jay Srini, MS, MSBA, FHIMSS
Chief Strategist
SCS Ventures

 
Lingyi Tang, MS

Lingyi Tang, MS
Graduate Research Assistant
The University of Texas Health Science Center Houston
School of Biomedical Informatics

 
Douglas Ivan Thompson, MBA, FHIMSS

Douglas Ivan Thompson, MBA, FHIMSS
Senior Research Director
The Advisory Board

 
Shashi Tripathi

Shashi Tripathi
Chief Technology Officer
ImpediMed

 
Anja Van der Heide

Anja Van der Heide
Project Manager
University Medical Center Groningen

 
Gregory Walton, CHCIO, LFHIMSS

Gregory Walton, CHCIO, LFHIMSS
Retired CIO

 

Contact:

Ian E. Hoffberg
Applied Innovation Manager, Healthcare Information Systems
(703) 562-8808
ihoffberg@himss.org